April 9, 2001

The Board of Directors of the COGECO Program Development Fund announced its decisions for the third quarter of 2000-2001.

The following projects received development loans:

Never on a Sunday Wayne Arron Films & Distant Cousins Productions

CBC

The Terry Evanshen Story Landscape Television
CTV
A Case of Harassment Sarrazin-Couture Entertainment
CTV
Up the Creek Again T.P. Productions
APTN
The Richest Man in the World Maple & Palm Productions
CBC
The Andy Seidemann Story Minds Eye Pictures Ltd.
A-Channel
Tagged: The Jonathan Wamback Story Tapestry Pictures Inc.
CTV

The COGECO Fund also invested in the production of five MOW’s:

100 Days in the Jungle ImagiNation Productions

TVC

Trudeau Big Motion Pictures
CBC
Savage Messiah Indian Grove Productions & Muse Entertainment
Showcase
Kilbourn Mysteries Shaftesbury Films
CTV
a.k.a. The Albert Walker Story Alliance-Atlantis Communications
CTV


The COGECO Program Development Fund is the only private fund in Canada dedicated to the development of dramatic television series, MOW’s and mini-series, as well as the production of MOW’s, mini-series and pilots.

Deadlines for application are February 1, April 1, July 15 and October 15 for the television development and production financing programs, and July 1 only for the Theatrical Feature Film Development Program. The COGECO Fund is administered by the Independent Production Fund.


For further information:
Andra Sheffer, Executive Director

info@ipf.ca

T: 416-977-8966
F: 416-977-0694

Claire Dion. Associate Director

fipinfo@ipf.ca

T: 514-737-9969
F: 514-737-9008